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Pregnancy - red flag symptoms

Pregnancy - red flag symptoms

Format

Red flags

Time to Complete

0.5 hours

Published

February 17, 2016

Updated

July 14, 2016
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Programme Description

Dr Matthew West covers the red flags to look out for in pregnancy, including back pain, bleeding, headaches, hypertension and high fever. This activity highlights symptoms that warrant urgent referral to the obstetric department.

Educational Objectives

After completing this activity, healthcare professionals should be better able to:
  • Recognise red flag symptoms in pregnancy
  • Identify possible causes of red flag symptoms
  • Refer pregnant women urgently to obstetric care when needed
  • Faculty

    Author
    Dr Matthew West
    GP
    Hemel Hempstead
    UK

    INSTRUCTIONS

    This is a learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 0.5 learning credits (0.5 hours learning). This credit award is recommended by MIMS Learning based on completing the activity and reflecting on what you have learned. If you spend less time on the activity we recommend claiming fewer credits.

    Please proceed with the activity until you have successfully answered all the test questions and completed your evaluation. You will then receive your MIMS Learning CPD certificate, which will be added to your CPD organiser for access at any time and may be exported to the Clarity & RCGP Appraisal Toolkit for GPs. This activity is offered at no cost.

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